Prepare to make Move-In Day unforgettable!

Prepare to make Move-In Day unforgettable! We’ve curated a day filled with delightful activities tailored for you and your family. Enjoy a delectable BBQ, embark on guided off-campus excursions via our shuttles, and acquaint yourselves with key members of our campus community. It promises to be an enriching experience—ensure you’re part of the excitement!

Schedule of Events

Time Activity

10:00am – 4:00pm

First-Year Student Move-In

Drop off your resident student to their new home away from home!

10:00am – 4:00pm

Hospitality Tent

Stop by for directions, answers to any questions, and to pick up a free gift!

11:00am – 6:00pm

Off-Campus Shuttles

Panther Shuttles to Target, Roosevelt Field Mall, and 7th Street will be on rotation for any last-minute needs you have.

Pick up at Post Hall

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Parent and Family Meet and Greet

Meet other Panther families and University staff who are dedicated to supporting your student’s residential experience. Indulge in a sweet treat to beat the heat!


Residential Student BBQ & Block Party

Residential Students, Parents, and Families are invited to enjoy food and fun as you wind down from move-in day with a BBQ and Block Party on the Quad!


Off Campus Trip: Activity for Parents and Families

Looking for something to do to round out your first day at Adelphi? Check out these discounted trips for our parents and families. (Students stay on campus to enjoy activities designed for them).

Parent Orientation


This event is part of Orientation Weekend. If you have any questions, please contact the Center for Student and Community Engagement via or 516.877.3603.

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